The rural cooking competition COUNTRY WOMEN COOKING (original title LANDFRAUENKÜCHE) is cooking a storm of ratings in Serbia and Latvia.
The public Serbian broadcaster RTS is currently airing its 3rd season while LTV, the Latvian public channel is in its 4th season in primetime, making it the most watched weekly show on Friday evening in February in Latvia.
Jana Semjonova – Head of LTV Programmes comments: “CWC combines all essential key factors which make for genuinely feel-good TV– real people, real emotions and true values. It is not only about the cooking, it is about the fantastic and strong women, about their families and lives. All ingredients are there! It mirrors the DNA of the audience. “
Viktorija Jevtic from RTS states: “Country Women is an emotional and sweet journey which brings the audience back to their roots and reveals the beauty of their heritage.”
COUNTRY WOMEN COOKING is originally produced by the German Swiss Public Television (SRF) who has confirmed that it will be producing an 11th season this year.
Other channels to have aired COUNTRY WOMEN COOKING successfully are HRT in Croatia with a 4th season and the French Swiss Public Channel (RTS) with 6 seasons.